Mongoose IBOC

2016-07-04 19.03.04

The IBOC was short for International Bike of Champions based on the usage by the then teammates of John Tomac and ____________

  • Started 1989
  • Ended 1996

1989: First Year

  • Team: Tange Prestige frame

1991: Last year of Steel Frame (round top tubing)

  • Signature
  • Team
  • Pro

1992 Started Aluminum Frame with Tolberone Triangle top tube (Team/Pro Only)

  • Team(Shimano XTR)(Colors: Blue Gaze)
  • Pro (Shimano XT) (Colors: American Blue Metallic (Thumb), Hot Lips/Black Onyx (STI))
  • Comp (shimano DX) (Colors:Metallic Maize(STI), Electric Grape(Thumb))
  • Sport (Shimano LX) Colors: Blue Reptile, Mulberry

1993 Carbon Fiber Frame Introduced (carbon fiber Main tubes with Aluminum Stays also IBOC SX introduced (SX declares Shock designed geometry)


1995

comp: Aluminum bonded frame, Wishbone-Loop tail rear stays

 

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